Essays about: "Cumulative Abnormal Return CAR"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 28 essays containing the words Cumulative Abnormal Return CAR.

  1. 1. SPAC merger vs traditional IPO

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Philip Kellerman; [2022]
    Keywords : SPAC; Event Study; Abnormal Returns; CAR; BHAR; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : Special Purpose Acquisition Companies are surging in popularity as a way for companies to go public. As half of the initial public offerings on US stock exchanges were SPACs in 2021 there seems to be no indication of SPACs slowing down. READ MORE

  2. 2. Mergers and Acquisitions in The Video Gaming Industry

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Viktor Glimne; Jesper Stålheim; [2021-02-24]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : This research paper studies the effect of 102 M&A announcements during 2016-2020 in the video gaming sector. The purpose is to answer whether M&A events within the sector manages to create synergy gains for investors, or if it is just an act of management wanting to control larger firms, increasing the size of companies with little value added. READ MORE

  3. 3. The effect of cultural distance on cross-border M&A performance by emerging market firms - A multiple measurement analysis

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Erik-Axel Vinterskog; Christoffer Chami; [2021]
    Keywords : Cross-border M A; Emerging markets; Cultural distance; Cross-border M A performance;

    Abstract : This thesis examines how cultural distance affects cross-border M&A performance of emerging market firms. The study adds to the previous literature by using a multi-measurement approach, a broader sample of emerging countries and by comparing the effects to those of developed market firms. READ MORE

  4. 4. SWEDISH BIDDER´S PERFORMANCE FROM TAKEOVERS - A quantitative event study comparing domestic and cross-border targets

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Henrik Molin; Filip Engelholm; [2020-07-01]
    Keywords : Swedish takeover market Cross-border acquisition Bidder´s return;

    Abstract : We examine Swedish bidder’s shareholder return on a takeover announcement based on a short-period event study. Further, the bidder return is examined based on whether the target is domestic or cross-border. READ MORE

  5. 5. The Revaluation Effect Following M&A Withdrawals: Evidence from Europe between 1997-2019

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Anton Gomez; Jonathan Hedin; [2020]
    Keywords : Withdrawn bids; Cancelled bids; Event study; Target revaluation; Cumulative abnormal return; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : The main purpose of this study is to examine the revaluation effect on European target firms following a withdrawn bid. Thereto, investigate if different deal characteristics including method of payment, company status, cross-border versus domestic, and industry relatedness cause any variation in the revaluation effect on target firm wealth. READ MORE